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Friday, 10 August 2012

The Liebster Blog Award

Liebster Blog Award Nominations!

I am very honoured to have been nominated for the Liebster Blog Award by Hollie Grace - and Sara -

Hollie's blog has fab pictures of hot fashion looks taken in different locations and a great mix of high street and bargains brought together to make a statement.  

Sara's blog is a fun mix of fashion, music, entertainment and lifestyle, with Sara sharing the things she loves and making recommendations on the top choices.

The Liebster Blog Award is for up-and-coming blogs with fewer than 200 followers.

The Liebster Blog Rules...
1. Post a link to your nominator's blog with some information about him/her on your blog.

2. Share 11 facts about yourself.

3. Nominate 11 blogs with fewer than 200 followers.

4. Follow your nominator.

5. Notify the blogs you nominated.

Tea with Rachael - 11 Facts about me...

1. You may have noticed this - I love tea!

2. I've been married since 2009

3. We went to Mauritius on honeymoon - surely one of the most beautiful places on the planet?!

4. I have a black and white cat called Max (Twitter followers will sometimes see pictures of him sleeping in various cosy places)

5. I live by the river and love being near water, whether it's the river or the sea

6. I'm originally from Cheshire in the North West of England but have lived "Down South" for 14 years

7. I'm a shopaholic and a sucker for fashion - designer, high street, clothes, beauty products, stuff for the house...

8. I love women's glossy magazines - my idea of heaven is sitting down with a pot of tea, a big stack of magazines and maybe some cake/biscuits/chocolate!

9. I did ballet and various other types of dance for 20 years and am hoping to go back to adult classes once my ankle/foot injury has healed properly...

I'm a bit of a history nut, particularly the Tudor period, Ancient Greece, Rome and Egypt
I have a BA, MA, CIM Marketing qualifications and am a Chartered Marketer

And the nominees are...My nominations for the Liebster Award are:

1. The ever-fashionable Miss GG Rogers -

2. Those fashionable NYC ladies at 5th and Jane -

3. A fellow tea lover - The Little Yellow Teapot

4. The stylish Christina at Blackberry Sherbert -

5. My lovely nominator -

6. My other lovely nominator -

7. Another tea lover and a fab baker and maker -

8. Fellow tea connoisseur, fashion fan and Chester girl, Laura Summerscales -

9. Another fellow Chester creative girl -

10. The lovely Sophie - my first follower and great lifestyle blogger -

11. The very creative film maven with fantastic pictures -

Congratulations and good luck to all the nominees!

Thank you to my followers (some of you I couldn't nominate because you have more than 200 followers!) and everyone who's shown an interest in my blog - I hope you continue to enjoy my adventures!

Until next time - hope you all enjoy your tea break while reading these lovely blogs!

Rachael XX


  1. Thanks so much for the nomination! Love your blog too (and I also have a black and white cat called Max!).

    Blackberry Sherbet

  2. like your about following mine?

  3. Thanks for this sweetness, sorry for the delay in replying but I have been reading your blog and love it!

  4. Thank you! Glad you enjoy the blog - think yours is rather fab too...!